Heather M. Bonnet-Hébert’s practice is primarily focused on representing plaintiffs in complex civil litigation, including business and real estate litigation and cases involving serious personal injuries, wrongful death, medical negligence, construction and vaccine injuries. She has been selected by her peers for inclusion in the 2016-2018 New England “Super Lawyers” list and the 2013-2014 “Rising Stars” list for her work in representing Plaintiffs in civil litigation. Heather is AV Rated by Martindale Hubble.
Ms. Bonnet-Hébert is delighted to have joined the law firm of Robert B. Feingold & Associates, P.C. where she will be expanding her practice to include real estate development, land use, business transactions, and estate planning. Prior to joining Robert B. Feingold & Associates in October 2018, Ms. Bonnet-Hébert enjoyed practicing law for nearly twelve years with her colleagues and fellow trial lawyers at Mandell, Schwartz & Boisclair in Providence, Rhode Island.
Ms. Bonnet-Hébert graduated from Rhodes College in 1996 with a B.A. in English. In 2004, she received her J.D., cum laude from Vermont Law School where she was Editor-in-Chief of the Vermont Law Review; a member of the VLS Moot Court Advisory Board; and a Dean’s Fellow teaching legal research and writing to first-year law students as well as masters-level environmental law students.
Ms. Bonnet-Hébert is a member in good standing in both the state and federal courts in Massachusetts and Rhode Island, as well as the U.S. Court of Federal Claims in Washington, D.C. She is currently a member of the following law-related organizations and committees:
Massachusetts Academy of Trial Attorneys
Massachusetts Bar Association
Rhode Island Bar Association
Rhode Island Association for Justice
American Association for Justice
Outside of the legal field, Ms. Bonnet-Hébert is a member of Tifereth Israel Congregation in New Bedford, Massachusetts and a past member of its Board of Directors. She is an avid supporter of a number of community, genealogical, and animal-rescue organizations including the Southeastern Massachusetts Agricultural Partnership, the Coalition for Buzzards Bay, JewishGen, Big Fluffy Dog Rescue, and Vested Interests in K9s, Inc., an organization dedicated to providing bullet and stab resistant vests to working K-9 Police Officers around the country.
Ms. Bonnet-Hébert relishes the opportunity to delve into projects that expand her knowledge well beyond the legal field – she has built computers, completed a transmission conversion on an old Jeep CJ-7, rebuilt a Piper J-3 Cub airplane with her grandfather, and undergone training in marksmanship and responsible gun ownership. Additionally, Heather has a keen interest in using technology to increase law firm efficiency and security. A native of Atlanta, Georgia, Heather lives with her spouse and their three dogs and two cats in Dartmouth, Massachusetts.